Category: Pro Sports and Colleges

Is Your Display Studio Status Red?

Imagine you are going through your pre-event check and notice a red light on the lower left hand corner of Display Studio. The red light indicates a major issue that will likely prevent content from playing out properly. There is no need to panic. Watch this video to learn how to diagnose and correct the ...

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Are You Ready?

It's never too early to start preparing for any season. It's never too early to start preparing for any season. With basketball and hockey finishing and football around the corner, here are a few things you need to do to wrap up the current season and prepare for the next.   Backing up content is ...

Out-of-Town Scores Update for the Upcoming Football Season

Opening Day is fast approaching! Do you have all of your stat licenses ready? In order to update SportsWire for Division 1 Football out-of-town scores from Daktronics, a license with Stats Inc. is required. You should have already received an email from Stats Inc. requesting your confirmation of your feeds needed for the upcoming seasons. There may ...

Downloading Season Stats from MLB

Daktronics customers with MLB GameDay Baseball and DakStats may be experience an issue with player stats being received from MLB.  When stats are downloaded, if a player has been traded or acquired by another team, only his current team stats will show (not season stats). Daktronics and MLB are aware of the issue and are ...

Are you Looking for Flexible Training and Technical Support Options?

We have options that are no cost and can be accessed 24 hours a day. • We have an online Support Knowledgebase that is filled with troubleshooting and how to advice. • If you prefer to watch videos to learn something new, we have a Video Support Library filled with product and system training videos. ...

Windows 10 Notice – What Do Live Events And Spectaculars Customers Need To Know?

Microsoft recently announced a July 29, 2015, release date for the Windows 10 Operating System. For those using Windows 7 or Windows 8 there will be no charge from Microsoft to upgrade, but like all upgrades, consider your software platforms and the impact on your various programs. The new Windows 10 Operating System (OS) may ...

Switching from your Primary to Backup System

Switching from your primary to your backup is simple. Push the button or switch from A to B. It's so easy a child could do it! WAIT! What's on the other end?   To start, let's take a look at how a primary and back system works. Whenever content is either created in content studio or ...

Would you like to Incorporate Non-scoring Data Elements?

Integration of non-scoring data into events is a major trend in game production. It promotes fan engagement and energizes the atmosphere. Non-scoring data elements include retrieving Tweets from Twitter and displaying them on your video board, polling your audience with text to screen, and incorporating 50:50 Raffles. The Daktronics Live Event Training Group hosted a ...

Welcome to The Control Panel!

Thank you taking the time to visit our site. We understand that as a professional your time is valuable and you have a choice in how you use it. We are honored that you have chosen to spend it with us. As the trainers, technical support, event producers and engineers at Daktronics, we are committed ...